Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery

Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery

Human anatomy II (2020/2021)

Course code
Andrea Sbarbati
Academic sector
Language of instruction
Teaching is organised as follows:
Activity Credits Period Academic staff
Laboratorio di Anatomia Ecografica 1 1° semestre, 2° semestre Mirko D'Onofrio
Esercitazioni di Anatomia umana II 2 2° semestre Maria Paola Cecchini
Barbara Cisterna
Lezioni di Anatomia umana II 8 1° semestre, 2° semestre Andrea Sbarbati

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Learning outcomes

The main task of the course is to examine the integumentary, respiratory, endocrine, urinary reproductive, digestive, lymphatic and central nervous systems. The heart and the cranial nerves are also examined. The course addresses the gross anatomy and the microscopic features of these systems and provides their essential morphological-functional bases.


MM: Laboratorio di Anatomia Ecografica
Anatomy of abdominal organs. Musculoskeletal anatomy. Thyroid and lymph node.
MM: Esercitazioni di Anatomia umana II
Maria Paola Cecchini Respiratory system Cardiovascular system Digestive system Male and female genital system Urinary tract Endocrine system Integumentary system Sensory organs Lymphatic system Barbara Cisterna Locomotor apparatus: palpatory anatomy of the anatomical structures of locomotor apparatus. Thorax, neck and head, abdomen, superior and lower limb, Specific details of the articular structure.
MM: Lezioni di Anatomia umana II
Parts of the anatomy Terminology of Descriptive Anatomy HEART External morphology of the heart Conformation of cardiac cavities Heart skeleton and valvular apparatus Structure of the heart Pericardium Vases of the heart Nerves of the heart SPECIAL LINFATIC ORGANS Spleen Thymus SKIN BREAST RESPIRATORY APPARATUS Airways Nose and nasal cavities The larynx Trachea and bronchi The lung The pleura DIGESTIVE SYSTEM Oral cavity Vestibulum of the mouth Oral cavity Tongue Muscles of the tongue Salivary glands Teeth Pharynx Esophagus Stomach Small Intestine Large intestine Anus Salivary glands Liver and bile ducts Gallbladder Pancreas URINARY APPARATUS Kidneys Urinary tract Ureter Bladder Urethra MALE GENITAL APPARATUS Testicle Spermatic ways Prostatic gland External genitals FEMALE GENITAL APPARATUS Ovary Salpinx Uterus Vagina External genitals ENDOCRINE System Distribution of endocrine glands and cells Hypothalamus-hypophyseal complex Ipofisi Thyroid Parathyroid Adrenal glands Epiphysis Langerhans Islands CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM General organization of the nervous system Encephalic nerves Spinal cord Encephalon Encefalic trunk Cerebellum Brain SENSE ORGANS Organ of taste Organ of smell Organ of Hearing Vestibular system Eye

Assessment methods and criteria

MM: Lezioni di Anatomia umana II
The student will be evaluated by an oral examen performed in two different steps.
MM: Esercitazioni di Anatomia umana II
Oral examination (optical microscope analysis of histological specimens)

Reference books
Activity Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Esercitazioni di Anatomia umana II Rezzani, Rodella, Cecchini, Marmiroli, Protasoni Anatomia Microscopica e diagnosi differenziale d'organo EdiSES 2020
Lezioni di Anatomia umana II Drake - Volg - Mitchell Anatomia del Gray - I fondamenti di Gray 2015
Lezioni di Anatomia umana II Anastasi et al Anatomia Umana (Edizione 4) Ed. Ermes 2012
Lezioni di Anatomia umana II SBARBATI Andrea Anatomia Umana Normale. Sorbona, Napoli 2003

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